Mobile Hotspot Eligible Phones

Adding the Mobile Hotspot feature to an eligible rate plan lets you use your phone as a wireless access point, but you must own a compatible phone for the Hotspot feature to work. Get all the Mobile Hotspot details, and then view our Hotspot eligible smartphones listed below.

Note: Eligible Cricket and BYOD phones may differ between rate plans.

With Cricket Unlimited plans:

Alcatel

  • Alcatel Idol 5
  • Alcatel TETRA
  • Alcatel VERSO

Apple

  • Apple iPhone 5S
  • Apple iPhone 6
  • Apple iPhone 6 Plus
  • Apple iPhone 6s
  • Apple iPhone 6s Plus
  • Apple iPhone 7
  • Apple iPhone 7 Plus
  • Apple iPhone 8
  • Apple iPhone 8 Plus
  • Apple iPhone SE
  • Apple iPhone X
  • Apple iPhone XR
  • Apple iPhone XS
  • Apple iPhone XS Max

Huawei

  • Huawei Elate™

LG

  • LG Fortune 2
  • LG Harmony 2
  • LG Stylo 4
  • LG X charge

Motorola

  • Motorola e5 cruise
  • Motorola e5 supra
  • Motorola moto g7 SUPRA

Nokia

  • Nokia 3.1 Plus
  • Nokia 3.1 C

Samsung

  • Samsung Galaxy A6
  • Samsung Galaxy J2 Pure
  • Samsung Galaxy S9
  • Samsung Galaxy S10
  • Samsung Galaxy Amp Prime 3

ZTE

  • ZTE Blade X
  • ZTE Fanfare 3
  • ZTE Prelude+
  • ZTE Overture 3

With eligible grandfathered plans:*

Alcatel

  • Alcatel OneTouch Flint
  • Alcatel OneTouch Idol 
  • Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3
  • Alcatel Idol 4
  • Alcatel Idol 4 VR Experience Pack
  • Alcatel PIXI THEATRE
  • Alcatel Idol 5
  • Alcatel PIXI Theater
  • Alcatel PULSEMIX
  • Alcatel STREAK
  • Alcatel VERSO

Apple

  • Apple iPhone 4S
  • Apple iPhone 5
  • Apple iPhone 5C
  • Apple iPhone 5S
  • Apple iPhone 6
  • Apple iPhone 6 Plus
  • Apple iPhone 6s
  • Apple iPhone 6s Plus
  • Apple iPhone 7
  • Apple iPhone 7 Plus
  • Apple iPhone 8
  • Apple iPhone 8 Plus
  • Apple iPhone X
  • Apple iPhone SE

Huawei

  • Huawei Elate™

HTC

  • HTC Desire 510
  • HTC Desire 520
  • HTC Desire 555
  • HTC Desire 625
  • HTC Desire 626s

Kyocera

  • Kyocera Hydro VIEW

LG

  • LG Escape 3
  • LG Fortune
  • LG Fortune 2
  • LG Harmony
  • LG G Stylo
  • LG Risio
  • LG Risio 2
  • LG Spree
  • LG Stylo 2
  • LG Stylo 3
  • LG X charge
  • LG X power

Microsoft

  • Microsoft Lumia 650

Motorola

  • Motorola Moto E LTE
  • Motorola e5 cruise

Samsung

  • Samsung Galaxy Amp 2
  • Samsung Galaxy Amp Prime
  • Samsung Galaxy Amp Prime 2
  • Samsung Galaxy Core Prime
  • Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime
  • Samsung Galaxy Halo
  • Samsung Galaxy S6
  • Samsung Galaxy S7
  • Samsung Galaxy S8
  • Samsung Galaxy Sol
  • Samsung Galaxy Sol 3 

ZTE

  • ZTE Blade X
  • ZTE Blade X Max
  • ZTE Fanfare 2
  • ZTE Fanfare 3
  • ZTE Grand X 3
  • ZTE Grand X 4
  • ZTE Grand X Max 2
  • ZTE Grand X Max+
  • ZTE Overture 2
  • ZTE Overture 3
  • ZTE Prelude+
  • ZTE Sonata 3

*Eligible Cricket grandfathered plans include $50/5 GB, $50/8 GB, $60/12 GB and $60 Advanced.

More phones coming soon!

If your phone is currently not eligible for Mobile Hotspot, you may upgrade to one of the devices on this list. Or bookmark this page and check back later, as more phones will be added to this list as they become available.